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Gordon Pinsent

Highest Rated:   100% Al Purdy Was Here (2015)
Lowest Rated:   43% Pippi Longstocking (1997)
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Birthplace:   Grand Falls, Newfoundland, Canada
Gordon Pinsent is one of Canada's busiest and most recognizable character actors. Many viewers remember Pinsent as the President of the United States in Colossus: The Forbin Project (1969). Kids have heard him as the voice of the title character in the animated HBO series Babar (1989-93). Pinsent's other weekly TV roles have included Sergeant Scott in The Forest Rangers (1964), the title character in Quentin Dergens MP (1966), Hap Shaughnessy in Red Green (1990- ) and Sergeant Frazer in Due South (1994-95). Gordon Pinsent has also occasionally written and directed, performing both functions in the 1968 Canadian feature film John and the Missus.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
86% Two Lovers and a Bear
  • Bear's voiceBear
2016
No Score Yet Pirate's Passage
  • Harry Freelove
2015
100% Al Purdy Was Here
  • Actor
2015
60% The Grand Seduction
  • Simon
2014
No Score Yet Sex After Kids
  • Dr. Keaton
2014
67% Big News From Grand Rock
  • Actor
2014
100% Flight of the Butterflies
  • Dr. Fred Urquhart
2012
No Score Yet Babar And The Adventures Of Badou
  • Actor
2011
No Score Yet At Home, by Myself... with You
  • Narrator
2009
94% Away From Her
  • Grant Andersson
$15.9M 2007
No Score Yet The Good Shepherd
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Ambulance Girl
  • Pete
2005
63% Saint Ralph
  • Father Fitzpatrick
$0.7M 2005
No Score Yet H2O (H2O: The Last Prime Minister)
  • Actor
2004
No Score Yet Fallen Angel
  • Warren Wentworth
2003
50% Nothing
  • Man in Suit
2003
55% The Shipping News
  • Billy Pretty
$11.5M 2001
No Score Yet Blind Terror
  • Martin Howell
2001
No Score Yet The Old Man and the Sea
  • Old Man
1999
43% Pippi Longstocking
  • Capt. Longstocking
1997
No Score Yet Pale Saints
  • Gus
1997
No Score Yet Christmas in My Hometown, (A Holiday for Love)
  • Cal
1996
No Score Yet A Vow to Kill
  • Frank Waring
1995
No Score Yet Bonds of Love
  • Leon
1993
No Score Yet In the Eyes of a Stranger
  • Lt. Ted Burk
1992
No Score Yet Blood Clan
  • Actor
1991
No Score Yet Desert Blades - The Escape from Iran
  • Actor
1990
No Score Yet Babar - The Movie
  • King Babar
1989
No Score Yet Horse Latitudes
  • Actor
1988
No Score Yet John and the Missus
  • Director
  • John Munn
  • Screenwriter
1987
No Score Yet A Case of Libel
  • Actor
1983
No Score Yet Silence of the North
  • John Fredrickson
1981
No Score Yet Devil at Your Heels
  • Narrator
1981
No Score Yet Klondike Fever
  • Actor
1980
No Score Yet Who has Seen the Wind
  • Gerald O'Connal
1977
No Score Yet Newman's Law
  • Eastman
1974
48% Blacula
  • Peters
1972
No Score Yet The Rowdyman
  • Will Cole
1972
No Score Yet Incident on a Dark Street
  • The Mayor
1972
No Score Yet Chandler
  • Melchior
1971
88% Colossus: The Forbin Project
  • The President
1970
79% The Thomas Crown Affair
  • Jamie MacDonald
1968
No Score Yet Don't Forget to Wipe the Blood Off
  • Actor
1968

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
86% Pillars of the Earth
2010
  • The Archbishop
  • 2011
  • 2010

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